'''Alejandro Escovedo''' (born January 10, 1951, in San Antonio, Texas|San Antonio
) is a Mexican American rock music|rock musician
, songwriter, and singer. His primary instrument is guitar
. He has played in a wide variety of rock genres, including punk rock
, roots rock
and alternative country
. He is most closely associated with the Music of Austin, Texas|Austin, Texas music scene
. Coming from a well-known family of musicians, he has been recording and touring since the early 1990s.